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The Nip

Object Number: 
2008.47.92
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 1/8 x 3/8 in. (4.9 x 5.4 x 1 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with white exterior. Front cover with large orange-tan rectangle with black figure of man in bowler hat drinking a cocktail and leaning on an umbrella with restaurant name in white and additional black and white lettering (see notes for transcription). Rear cover identical, but adds address of restaurant in black lettering beneath rectangular logo. Plain white interior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group